18 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 27,400
Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000
BORIS LACROIX (1902-1984)
A Four-Piece Nickeled-Metal and Painted Wood Tea and Coffee Service, circa 1932
comprising coffee pot, teapot, sugar bowl and creamer
tallest: 5 in. (12.7 cm.) high (4)
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A service of this model was presented at the 22nd Salon des Artistes Décorateurs, Paris, 1932.
cf. A. Bony, Les Années 30 d'Anne Bony, Paris, 2005, p. 1051 for an illustration of a similar tea and coffee service by Boris Lacroix.
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